How I got asked to be a TedX Speaker via LinkedIn and how you can too with Deepak Shukla

How I got asked to be a TedX Speaker via LinkedIn and how you can too with Deepak Shukla

Deepak Shukla TEDx

Deepak Shukla by day runs an SEO Agency, by night runs ultra marathons, plods around Ironman events and hangs out with his cat Jenny. You’ll find him at http://deepakshukla.com/ or perhaps at a local tattoo parlor getting inked.

What You Will Learn In This Episode:

  • Why choose LinkedIn over other platforms when doing the initial research on the journey to becoming a TEDx speaker.
  • What you should consider doing if you are NOT a professional speaker and the steps you can take.
  • How do you begin with connecting with the professionals directly or indirectly with the TEDx organization?
  • What does the reach out process look like for Deepak and the timeline?
  • What is the one thing that people tend to skip when they are reaching out to people of influence?
  • Top 3 advice for professionals seeking to be a professional speaker.
  • Why “social proof” is important and what it can do for your business.

Resources:

Deepak Shukla Tedx Talk

Quotables:

Your intuition is a form of analysis”

“Add value first, then approach the ask”

“Remember there is a person behind the tweet”

“Social proof = $$”

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How to Ask for a Raise: A Celebration of Labor Day with Tonya N. Sloans, Esq.

How to Ask for a Raise: A Celebration of Labor Day with Tonya N. Sloans, Esq.

Tonya sloan,esq

How do you know when it’s time to ask for a raise? How will you know when it’s time to walk away from your current employer? In this episode of Blueprint Your Career podcast Tonya Sloans shared some of her best career advice when it comes to asking for more money and a few things to consider before you approach your employer.

Tonya N. Sloans, Esq. is an advocate for women in the marketplace who teaches women how to maximize career potential through her company, PowerWoman Enterprise, LLC. With more than 15 years of career success in Washington, DC’s halls of power, Tonya has lived out the very formula she shares with women nationwide.

Whether performing corporate trainings for employers, speaking to groups of women, or crafting an individualized coaching program for a single person, Tonya’s bold and dynamic way of connecting with her audience leads to measurable results for her clients.

In addition to leading PowerWoman Enterprise, Tonya is a senior federal ethics attorney and author of the ebook, “Signs of the Time: Is It Time for a Career Move?”.

What You Will Learn In This Episode:

  • Off topic: What is a federal ethics attorney?
  • Money is the hardest topic to discuss, it causes breakups in marriage and so much anxiety and resentment at work. When is it the best time to ask for a raise?
  • When is the worst time to ask for a raise?
  • What is your best advice for bringing up the topic of money with your employer?
  • What happens if you get denied for a raise initially and how long should you wait to ask again?
  • When should you consider looking for another company especially when things don’t go as expected?
  • What are a couple mistakes people should avoid when asking for more money and what do you recommend they do instead?

Resources:

Website: Power Women Enterprise

Upcoming Event Information: Power Your Career Forward (Power Breakfast & Workshop Date: October 27th

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What is a Healthcare Strategist With Shereese Maynard (Podcast)

What is a Healthcare Strategist With Shereese Maynard (Podcast)

Healthcare Strategist With Shereese Maynard

On today’s episode of Blueprint Your Career Podcast our guest is Shereese Maynard who is an accomplished senior-level healthcare strategist, Keynote speaker, the founder of DrWellBe. She’s joined us today for a segment of the show called “Career Conversation.” A career conversation episode discusses the good, the bad, and the ugly about a particular professional career.

A healthcare strategist is an emerging role that didn’t exist a few years ago. It’s a role that has room for growth from the basic entry level to a senior level position like Shereese.

What You Will Learn In This Episode:

  • What is a healthcare strategist?
  • What is the role of “Experience Officer” and the various titles that they are called?
  • Top five duties of a healthcare strategist at the basic level.
  • Why you need to take a good look at the maternity wards in some hospital.
  • A shout out to the Mercy Hospital Systems, listen why.
  • What educational requirement is needed to qualify for this type of position?
  • What is the good, the bad, and ugly of a healthcare strategist
  • How to get to the next level, once you get into this profession?
  • Why is reading your best friend in this industry?
  • Be on the lookout for a new app for physician burnout co-created by Shereese

Resources:

Read her articles on Healthcare Analytics News

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The Most Significant Challenges Of Going Back To School As An Adult with Ashley Hill (Podcast)

The Most Significant Challenges Of Going Back To School As An Adult with Ashley Hill (Podcast)

Challenges Of Going Back To School

No one said going to school would be easy as a child but going back to school when you have a family, work, and/or health challenges can make the process seem like a potential nightmare.

In this episode, I talk with Ashley Hill about the issues many adults face when they are trying to figure out a way to obtain money for school. She shares how you can make financing your education a little less challenging and where you should begin looking.

Ashley Hill, a Scholarship Search Strategist who is passionate about teaching anxious and overwhelmed graduate students how to use their talents and achievements to increase their chances of winning scholarships.

What You Will Learn In This Episode

  • Top 3 financial challenges for adults going back to school either for a new college or professional development continuing educational degree.
  • Tips you can use right now can do to make the process less challenging.
  • Where you should start looking for scholarships.
  • The one thing you can do today if you’ve already received your tuition bill, that might cut the fee down.

Resources:

Visit Ashley on her website https://collegeprepready.com

Learn how to pay less for college with from the featured experts on The Scholarship Chat Podcast http://bit.ly/TheSCPodcast

For weekly scholarships and access to other resources: bit.ly/thescholarshipbank

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